Assistant Manager, Accounting and Finance
EMS-Tech Inc.
Belleville, ON
DESCRIPTION:
Are you looking to take over a brand-new role with a successful, growing company? Do you eat, sleep and breathe finance?

If so, we’ve got an opportunity for you.

We’re EMS-Tech: a successful and growing engineer firm that specializes in the designs for bulk material handling. For over 25 years, we’ve been lending our expertise to projects great and small, leaving a trail of very happy clients in our wake.

Now we’re adding a new member to our team: a capable and experienced finance professional who is ready to take ownership of a new and critical role.

That’s where you come in

As our new Assistant Manager, you’ll be an essential part of our daily, monthly, and yearly financial operations. Using a fine attention to detail and an in-depth knowledge of standard financial systems, analyses, and processes, you’ll ensure accurate financial data at all times.

The best in this role will do more than just draft accurate reports and tax statements: they’ll offer key insights into our financial operations, and provide suggestions and strategies for improving the work of our finance department.

Here are some of the things you’ll be working on:
Managing month-end financial statement closing schedule for a group of privately held companies (domestic and foreign)
Preparation/calculation of losses/gains, deferred revenue, tax provision, etc.
Completing supporting schedules for working paper files (fixed asset continuity, corporate income tax continuity, etc.)
Managing ongoing domestic and international corporate compliance requirements such as reporting associated with value added taxes, Statistics Canada, statutory payroll deductions, etc.
Managing applications and ongoing compliance requirements associated with outgoing and incoming Letters of Credit
Detailed financial analysis and reporting, including cash flow, projections, labour efficiencies, etc.

Our manager is currently responsible for this position, and as you take over those responsibilities, you’ll have the opportunity to learn from someone experienced in the role. We’re looking for someone to start as soon as possible, so if you’re ready for an impact role with a growing company, don’t wait to apply.

Working with EMS-Tech

This is a full-time, permanent position, with hours from Monday to Friday, 8am to 5pm. In addition to an attractive starting salary, between $70,000 and $90,000 per year, depending on your experience, you’ll also receive a standard benefits package plus pension.

Our office is located in Belleville, a wonderful, vibrant place to live and work. Whether through our connections with Loyalist College or events such as Ride for Autism, we believe in meaningful connections with our community.

Qualifications

5+ years progressive accounting experience, preferably in engineering, manufacturing, or a related field
Professional accounting designation
Experience in a privately held group or similar organization would be an asset
Deep understanding of Canadian tax systems and ability to apply them in international tax contexts
Strong computer skills, and proficiency in MS Office (especially Excel and Access), as well as common accounting software (QuickBooks, Sage)
Supervisory experience would be an asset
Ability to pass a criminal record check
Ability travel within Canada and internationally

How to Apply

Our online application will give you the option to apply to this role as a complete person – not just a resume. The application will assess your qualifications, personality traits and workplace preferences, and should take 10 to 15 minutes to complete. After submitting, you'll receive an email inviting you to log in and view your assessment results.

We strive to build a team that reflects the diversity of the community we work in, and encourage applications from traditionally underrepresented groups such as women, visible minorities, Indigenous peoples, people identifying as LGBTQ2SI, veterans, and people with disabilities. If we can make this easier through accommodation in the recruitment process, please contact us using the “Help” button.

We will review applications, with priority given to those who have completed the assessment, and look forward to hearing from you.